Microwave Cinnamon Apples

Microwave Cinnamon Apples

CommonGround volunteer Ruth Ready shares her recipe for Microwave Cinnamon Apples with Pure Nebraska viewers.   Microwave Cinnamon Apples 4 medium sized (about the size of a baseball cooking apples (Johnathan, Mcintosh or similar))1/4 cup butter1/4 cup brown...
Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing

Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing

CommonGround volunteer Ruth Ready shares her recipe for Spinach Strawberry Salad with Pure Nebraska viewers.    Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing 1/4 cup olive oil3 tablespoon red wine vinegar2 tablespoon honey2 teaspoon poppy seeds4 ounces fresh...
Our Meat Supplies: Coming to Grips with COVID-19 Detours

Our Meat Supplies: Coming to Grips with COVID-19 Detours

These signs became familiar sights for many of us in the Midwest after historic floods began in March 2019. They meant our drive would be different, longer or not possible at all. Bridges out and roads closed created challenges similar to those we have recently seen...
What is your carbon footprint?

What is your carbon footprint?

Obviously, this is not what is meant by a carbon footprint.  There has been a lot of discussion lately about carbon footprints and how businesses and individuals can be more environmentally sustainable in the way they go about things.  It can be confusing to...
Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Nuggets

Facts and nuggets of wisdom about chickens and the variety of ways they provide food for us. Chickens are raised either to provide meat (broilers) or lay eggs (layers). Broilers go from hatch to harvest in about six weeks. Wow, that’s fast! And it is all due to...